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Marc Hayat: "Vladimir Putin is in this link of reciprocal narcissistic seduction with the Russian people"


INTERVIEW – The psychiatrist and psychoanalyst analyzes the relationship between the Russian president and his people. A strong link that is sorely lacking in contemporary democracies.

Marc Hayat is a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, and has just published

From the neurotic of yesteryear to the borderline man of today

(Editions La Compagnie littéraire, €24).

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- What is the limit man?

Marc Hayat.

- This borderline man is not neurotic like his fathers were.

He doesn't feel guilty, he doesn't have a sense of the future.

He lives in the present and the action.

By analogy with this type of individual functioning, we observe that in the limit post-modern society, we go from everything is allowed to everything is possible.

Does the world today operate in a schizophrenic mode?

In some parts of the world, yes to some extent.

By analogy with what is observed in schizophrenia, I propose the concept of "ant'civilization", following the example of that of "antœdipus".

It is this force that unites the mother and the child in a reciprocal narcissistic seduction excluding any third party in the relationship.

How might this comparison apply to Vladimir's Russia...

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Source: lefigaro

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